YOUR TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The primary responsibilities of this role, Regional Automation Engineer, are to:
Have ability to conceive, design, install, start-up and commission medium scale automation and control improvement projects and support medium scale capital projects implemented at sites;
Lead and drive PLC, HMI programming and Information Technology (IT) management efforts at sites;
Grow and design of company core logic, standard HMI logic, and IT process control network;
Become expert with site’s production and control system needs and provide technical support;
Monitor, trend, identify, and develop solutions to control system;
Learn critical process equipment in order to resolve problems in a timely manner;
Collaborate with other automation engineers to ensure strong network and alignment on approaches and standardized systems;
Mentors automation technicians;
Directly report to North America Automation Engineering Lead;
Maintain a strong relationship with the Regional Process Engineers, Site Leads, Production Leads and Managers, and other site personnel at all assigned production facilities to resolve production challenges.
WHO YOU ARE
Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:
Bachelor's degree in Automation Engineering, Agricultural Engineering, Electrical Engineering or comparable Technology with at least three years of experience such as experience derived from Automation technician role at Bayer production plants;
Good Analytical and problem solving (decision making) skills;
Collaborative team player capable of working well with people across all hierarchies internally and externally;
Good organizational and presentation skills;
Good interpersonal skills such as communication, listening, verbal and assertiveness;
Results driven with ability to manage ambiguity;
Travel Requirement – Avg 25% is expected within region and limited globally.
Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.
Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans
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